Puerto Ricans On The Island Mourn 23 Killed In Orlando Shooting
Puerto Ricans On The Island Mourn 23 Killed In Orlando Shooting
By Barbara Gonzalez | 06/15/2016 - 15:38

Puerto Rico is mourning the loss of 23 Puerto Ricans who were killed in the Orlando shooting on Sunday morning.


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EXCLUSIVE: Superhero La Borinqueña Honors Victims of #OrlandoShooting in New Comic
Superhero La Borinqueña Honors Victims of #OrlandoShooting in New Illustration
By Raquel Reichard | 06/15/2016 - 10:09

This article has been updated to include the news that shirts with the illustration are now available, with all proceeds going to the victims of the Orlando shooting.


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Puerto Rican Beauty Queen's Mother Killed Afters Shots Fired into Her Living Room
Puerto Rican Beauty Queen's Mother Killed Afters Shots Fired into Her Living Room
By Raquel Reichard | 06/06/2016 - 15:14

Former Miss Puerto Rico Alba Reyes is grieving the loss of her mother, who was shot dead in the living room of her San Juan home by a passing vehicle on Friday.


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Hillary Clinton Wins Puerto Rico, Comes Closer to Democratic Nomination
Hillary Clinton Wins Puerto Rico, Comes Closer to Democratic Nomination
By Raquel Reichard | 06/06/2016 - 09:14

Hillary Clinton won the primary in Puerto Rico on Sunday, taking the presidential hopeful one step closer to the Democratic nomination.


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New Study Shows Most Americans Don't Know Puerto Ricans Are U.S. Citizen
New Study Shows Most Americans Don't Know Puerto Ricans Are U.S. Citizens
By Celia Fernandez | 05/23/2016 - 12:17

Did you know Puerto Ricans have been U.S. citizens for almost a 100 years?


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House Republicans Introduce New Bill to Deal with Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis
House Republicans Introduce New Bill to Deal with Puerto Rico's Debt Crisis
By Raquel Reichard | 05/19/2016 - 09:47

House Republics introduced another bill to tackle Puerto Rico’s debt crisis on Wednesday night, NBC


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Bernie Sanders Visits Puerto Rico, Asks Congress to Pass Island's Debt Bill
Bernie Sanders Visits Puerto Rico, Asks Congress to Pass Island's Debt Bill
By Raquel Reichard | 05/17/2016 - 10:30

During a trip in Puerto Rico on Monday, Bernie Sanders sent a loud and clear message to Congress and the Obama administration: Resolve the island's debt problem "as soon as possible."


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Meet La Borinqueña, a Badass Afro-Puerto Rican Superhero Helping Her Island
Meet La Borinqueña, a Badass Afro-Puerto Rican Superhero Helping Her Island
By Raquel Reichard | 05/16/2016 - 11:50

La Borinqueña is a new comic superhero with powers to fight Puerto Rico’s villains and its mounting financial crisis, but the character’s most powerful trait is bringing hope back to her Caribbe


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7 Problems Devastating Puerto Rico That’s Not the Debt Crisis
7 Problems Devastating Puerto Rico That’s Not the Debt Crisis
By Raquel Reichard | 05/14/2016 - 10:00

NOTE: This article has been edited. A previous version stated that Puerto Rico's Medicare Advantage payments were cut by 11 percent. While this was planned, this cut never occured.


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Treasury Secretary Heads to Puerto Rico to Pressure Congress on Debt Crisis
Treasury Secretary Heads to Puerto Rico to Pressure Congress on Debt Crisis
By Raquel Reichard | 05/09/2016 - 09:16

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is heading to Puerto Rico on Monday in an effort to put pressure on Congress to act on the U.S. territory’s $70 billion debt crisis.


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